SEFA’s Worshop with Timothy Williamson / CFC: XXV SIUCC (October 20-22)

Call for Contributions: XXV SIUCC (Valencia, October 20-22, 2016) 

New paper submission deadline: June 12th, 2016.
The Spanish Society for Analytic Philosophy (SEFA) invites submissions for the XXV edition of the SIUCC to be held in Valencia in October 20-22, 2016, which will focused on the work of the invited guest, Timothy Williamson.

The SIUCC (Seminario Interuniversitario de Ciencia Cognitiva) annual conferences are three-day workshops organized under the auspices of the SEFA (www.sefaweb.es) since the creation of the society in 1994. Invited speakers are asked to present three papers, which can be new material or a revision of former work. The program is completed with the presentation of 8-12 contributed papers on topics related to the work of the invited speaker.

Recent SIUCC workshops were: XXIV, Valladolid 2015, invited speaker: Jason Stanley; XXIII, Sevilla 2014, invited speaker: Jennifer Hornsby; XXII, Donostia-San Sebastian 2012, invited speaker: Jesse Prinz; XXI, Granada 2011, invited speaker: Jaakko Hintikka; XX, Barcelona, 2010, invited speaker: Crispin Wright; XIX, Zaragoza 2009, invited speaker: Ernest Sosa; XVIII, Madrid 2008, invited speaker: John Perry; XVII, Palma de Mallorca, 2007, invited speaker: Peter Carruthers; XVI, Valencia 2006, invited speaker: Richard Moran; XV, Madrid 2005, invited speaker: Robert Brandom; XIV, Murcia 2004, invited speaker: John McDowell.

TIMOTHY WILLIAMSON (B.A., M.A., D.Phil, Oxford) has been the Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford since 2000. His main research interests are in philosophical logic, epistemology, metaphysics and philosophy of language. He is the author of Identity and Discrimination (Blackwell 1990, updated edition 2013), Vagueness (Routledge 1994), Knowledge and its Limits (Oxford 2000), The Philosophy of Philosophy (Blackwell 2007), Modal Logic as Metaphysics (Oxford 2013), Tetralogue (Oxford 2015) and about two hundred articles. He has been President of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association and Vice-President of the British Logic Colloquium. He is a fellow of the British Academy and of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, a foreign member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, a member of the Academia Europaea, an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy, a foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and an Honorary Fellow of Balliol College Oxford.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE: Gemma Celestino (Logos Research Group), Josep Corbí (University of Valencia), Carlos Moya (University of Valencia), Pablo Rychter (University of Valencia), Jesús Vega (UAM).

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE: Eduardo Barrio (University of Buenos Aires), María Cerezo (University of Murcia), Eleonora Cresto (University of Buenos Aires), María José Frápolli (University of Granda), Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona), Tobies Grimaltos (University of Valencia), Mario Gómez-Torrente (UNAM), Dan López de Sa (University of Barcelona), Teresa Marques (University Pompeu Fabra), Genoveva Martí (University of Barcelona), Concha Martínez Vidal (University of Santiago de Compostela), Jesús Navarro (University of Seville), Manuel Pérez Otero (University of Barcelona), Sònia Roca Royes (University of Striling), Gabriel Uzquiano (University of Southern California)

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: The Organizing Committee invites contributions on topics related to Prof. Williamson’s work. Extended drafts (between 2000 and 3000 words) prepared for blind review should be sent by e-mail to siucc2016@gmail.com before June 12th, 2016. Authors of accepted papers will be notified before July 30th, 2016. The organization will cover accommodation expenses for authors of accepted papers.

SPONSORED BY: Spanish Society for Analytic Philosophy, Spanish Research Council via he Thematic Network “Epistemology and society: from personal to distributed knowledge” (FFI2014-55256-REDT), and the Department of Metaphysics and Theory of Knowledge of the University of Valencia.

FURTHER INFO: please contact Pablo Rychter at siucc2016@gmail.com